Self Catering Cottage

located in Voëlklip 5 minutes from Grotto & Voëlklip beaches

Peaceful Garden Setting

Prolific bird life in a lovely garden setting

Cliff Paths

12 km cliff paths for the best whale watching

Whale Watching

whale watching from the cliff paths

Walker Bay

enjoy stunning sunsets over Walker Bay

Wild @ Heart Accommodation in Hermanus

At Wild At Heart you will find yourself immersed in 4 star luxury and enjoy total relaxation in tranquil surroundings.

This modern 4 star South African Tourism Grading Council accredited establishment will make your stay a carefree and memorable experience.

Ideally situated for magnificent whale watching and exploring the famous scenic cliff paths.

This special place does not attract crowds and it is not uncommon to find yourself sitting alone on the edge of a rock with a mother and calf only 5metres away.

The famous Grotto Blue Flag Beach is a mere five minute walk and the hiking trails start next door – a fynbos paradise for nature lovers and hikers.

What We Offer
  • Unwind after a busy day sight seeing, on the patio overlooking the private garden, with a sundowner. Later on in the evening experience the brilliant display of a starry African night sky.
  • Light up a fire for a BBQ come rain or shine, on the cozy, covered patio.
  • For those chilly evenings relax in the lounge toasting marshmallows on the crackling open fire.
  • Enjoy breakfast on the patio with stunning mountain backdrop, while watching the birds at the birdbath.

Being an owner managed establishment we pride ourselves on a friendly and professional service. Wild At Heart Accommodation looks forward to welcoming you.

Fun and Adventure

A host of adventure activities like whale watching by sea kayak, boat or light aircraft, Great White Shark cage and surface viewing and breaching, paragliding,quad biking and many more are available in the area and can be arranged by Wild At Heart.


Wild at Heart Lodge is situated in Voëlklip, Hermanus. Fully secure in a tranquil and beautiful garden setting. Wake up to Cape Sugarbirds feeding in the bottom of the garden as you sip your first cup of coffee in the morning. Wild At Heart Lodge offers an ideal base from which to explore Hermanus and the Overberg as its centrally located, just minutes from town centre and a walk away to the beach.

Close to Hermanus Golf Course, Hermanus Yacht Club and Fernkloof Nature Reserve